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Business continuity professionals excelling across Asia

News   •   Aug 26, 2016 15:36 BST

At an Awards Ceremony at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore, where the Asia Risk and Resilience Conference was taking place, the Business Continuity Institute presented its annual Asia Awards to recognize the individuals and organizations who have excelled throughout the year.

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​Death of the Business Impact Analysis?

Blog posts   •   Aug 24, 2016 16:01 BST

​ClearView Continuity, provider of an award-winning Business Continuity Management software platform, are Platinum Sponsors of the BCI World Conference where you can visit them on Stand 43 to find out more of the software and arrange a demonstration.

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IBM become gold sponsors of the BCI World Conference and Exhibition

News   •   Aug 23, 2016 16:34 BST

The Business Continuity Institute is delighted that IBM, the world's largest IT and consulting services company, is to be a gold sponsor of the BCI World Conference and Exhibition at the Novotel London West Hotel on the 8th and 9th November.

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​Do we need business continuity any more?

Blog posts   •   Aug 22, 2016 16:46 BST

Recently SunGard AS released their availability trends report. One of the more significant stats shows a marked decline in the number of invocations - during 2015 there were just seven across in the UK (that's at Sungard sites, of course). In fact, over a 10 year period the number of invocations has gone down by 90%. But like most statistics, it raises more questions than answers

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Raising awareness of cyber resilience

News   •   Aug 17, 2016 09:24 BST

Save the date in your diary. Business Continuity Awareness Week 2017 will be held between the 15th and 19th May 2017, and the theme for the week will be cyber resilience. Think about how you could get involved, and how you will help to raise awareness of the need for business continuity and the importance of cyber resilience.

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Securing IT equipment in the workplace

News   •   Aug 16, 2016 12:12 BST

Most people (clearly not all given the results of this study) are often very protective of their laptops, tablets and smartphones when they're out and about, and that's no surprise given that most thefts of these devices occur when they are so. According to a new study by Kensington, a quarter of thefts take place in cars or other transportation, 15% in airports and hotels, and 12% in restaurants.

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New Executive Director at the Business Continuity Institute

News   •   Aug 12, 2016 14:56 BST

The Business Continuity Institute is delighted to welcome David Thorp as its new Executive Director, taking over from Lorraine Darke who steps down at the end of the year in order to enjoy an early retirement after 12 years at the BCI.

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PwC to headline sponsor the BCI World Conference and Exhibition

News   •   Aug 10, 2016 16:51 BST

The Business Continuity Institute is delighted that PwC, the UK's leading provider of integrated governance, risk and regulatory compliance services, is to be the headline sponsor of the BCI World Conference and Exhibition at the Novotel London West Hotel on the 8th and 9th November.

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Greater investment needed in information security

News   •   Aug 10, 2016 10:36 BST

​Cyber security remains a critical business challenge and a growing concern with a potentially devastating impact on company brands and bottom lines. Even though the ramifications of a cyber security incident can be damaging, both financially and reputationally, many cyber security executives indicate that information protection may not be the strategic corporate imperative that it should be.

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Failing to plan is planning to fail... is your organization crisis ready?

Blog posts   •   Aug 05, 2016 14:21 BST

The crisis management plan is just one aspect in ensuring your team are ready to respond to an incident or crisis. Taking the time to carefully consider the what, when, why and how enables the necessary steps to be taken to ensure everybody knows exactly what to do should the worst happen.

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07 Sep 08:30

Business Continuity Institute Africa Conference and Exhibition

Sep 07 - Sep 08
Hilton Sandton 138 Rivonia Road Sandton 2196 South Africa

08 Nov 09:00

Business Continuity Institute World Conference and Exhibition

Nov 08 - Nov 09
Novotel London West 1 Shortlands Hammersmith International Centre London W6 8DR

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About The Business Continuity Institute

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is a global membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for Business Continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned with raising levels of resilience within their organization or considering a career in business continuity.

With circa 8,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, working in in an estimated 3,000 organizations in private, public and third sectors, the BCI truly is the world’s leading institute for business continuity.

The BCI stands for excellence in the business continuity profession and its Statutory grades provide assurance of technical and professional competency in BC.

The BCI Partnership, through corporate membership, offers organizations the opportunity to work with the BCI to promote best practice in business continuity and to raise their corporate profile in the global BC arena. The BCI Corporate Partnership currently has approximately 120 Partners worldwide.

The BCI seeks to promote and facilitate the adoption of good business continuity practice worldwide by:
 Raising standards in business continuity
 Undertaking industry research
 Driving thought leadership in business continuity
 Facilitating the sharing of best practice in business continuity
 Training and certifying BC professionals
 Raising the value of the BC profession
 Developing the business case for business continuity

www.thebci.org

Address

  • The Business Continuity Institute
  • 10 - 11 Marsack St, Southview Park
  • RG4 5AF Caversham, Reading
  • United Kingdom